Alden F. Nelson, 88

Alden F. Nelson, age 88, of North Minneapolis, passed away Friday, Sept. 19, 2014.

The funeral service will take place Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 11 a.m. at Gearty-Delmore Robbinsdale Chapel, 3888 W. Broadway, with visitation starting at 10 a.m. Interment will be at 2:15 p.m. Tuesday at Riverside Cemetery in Cokato.

Memorials preferred to The Arc Greater Twin Cities, 2446 University Ave. W., Suite 110, St. Paul, MN 55114-1740.

Alden was a veteran of World War II (Army), and Korea (Merchant Marines).

He retired from Minnegasco/Centerpoint Energy.

Alden is survived by a sister-in-law, Irene Nelson; many nieces and nephews, and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Felix and Selma Nelson; and siblings Roy, Ardyce, Aileen, Russell, Jimmy, baby Eleanor, and Eleanor.

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